Kano is the administrative center of the Kano State and the second largest city in Nigeria, in terms of geographical size, after Lagos. In population, it is the first most populous city in the country. Originally controlled by the Hausa, the city, along with the other Hausa states, was seized by Fulani radicals during the early nineteenth-century Fulani War and captured by the British in 1903. The city's traditional ruler is the Emir of Kano, and the current Emir, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, has been on the throne since July 2014. Kano's history is detailed in the Kano Chronicle.
...that the name "Nigeria" was coined from two words "Niger" and "Area" meaning the people that dwell around Niger Area?
Nigeria's longest bridge is third mainland bridge? Third mainland bridge is one of the three bridges that joins Lagos island with mainland? The famous engineering firm Julis Berger constructed the bridge? Gen . Ibrahim Babangida commissioned the bridge in 1990? The bridge is 11.8km long? The bridge was the longest bridge in Africa until 1996? The official name of the bridge is Ibrahim Babangida bridge?